Autodesk 3dsmax Design 2016: Master Class Training Course London

5 Days

3dsmax Design 2016 Master Class Training Course Description


This 3D Studio Max training course provides a fundamental understanding of utilizing 3ds Max for Design Visualization. Although this 3D Studio Max training course is designed for instructor-led courses, you can also use it for self-paced learning. The 3D Studio Max training course encourages self-learning through the use of the Autodesk® 3ds Max™ 2016 Help system.

Hands-on exercises throughout the 3D Studio Max training course demonstrate the modeling process using techniques that can be applied to the mainstream drafting industries.



The seven primary objectives of this courseware are to teach students how to:

  • Understand the basic functionality, features and principles behind
    3ds Max Design 2016.
  • Create and manipulate 3D data in 3ds Max Design.
  • Import data from other 3D applications.
  • Embellish scenes with the use of materials and maps.
  • Create adequate lighting for your environments.
  • Animate objects in the scene.
  • Render still pictures and animations to disk for later viewing



This course is designed for beginner users who want to learn about 3D environments and want to use 3ds Max Design for Design Visualization purposes.

It is recommended that you have:

  • A working knowledge of Microsoft® Windows® 2000, Microsoft® Windows® XP. Or Microsoft® Windows® Vista.


Course Prices


Prices for courses quoted do not include VAT which must be added.

Classroom Course The Building Centre, London, WC1E 7BT Full-time 5 days of the week 9.30am-4.30pm 5 Days 3dsmax 2016
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3dsmax 2016 Master Class Training Course Outline


Day 1


User Interface

  • User Interface Components
  • Viewports
  • Command Panels
  • Other UI Elements

File I/O

  • Starting a Project
  • Saving Files
  • Hold/Fetch
  • Merging Files
  • Import/Export
  • File Linking

Getting Started

  • Setting Preferences
  • Object Creation
  • Object Selection
  • Scene Management


Day 2


Transforming Objects

  • Transform Tools
  • Coordinate Systems
  • Snaps
  • Align Tools
  • Making Duplicates
  • Other Transforms

Modifying Objects

  • Basic Concepts
  • Modifier Examples

Modeling with 3D Geometry

  • AEC Techniques

Modeling from Splines

  • Shape Definition
  • Working with Splines
  • Using Shape Modifiers
  • Using Sweeps


  • Using Materials
  • Material Types

Using Maps

  • Maps in Material Definitions


Day 3


Mapping Coordinates

  • Mapping Coordinates


  • Camera Types
  • The Moving Camera


  • Standard Lights
  • Dome Lighting
  • Ambient Occlusion
  • Light Tracer
  • Radiosity
  • Mental Ray


  • Render Scene Dialog
  • Scene States
  • Batch Render


Days 4 and 5


Students develop their skills by working on design and visualisation projects and are encouraged to bring their own drawings/ projects to work on with the support and advice of our expert 3ds Mx trainer.

Over the two days you will be developing your skills and abilities with;


  • Box modelling
  • Edge loop
  • Patch surfaces


  • Traditional CG Lighting techniques
  • Advanced photon mapping techniques


  • Advanced file formats
  • Render layer passes
  • Cinema graphic techniques


Autodesk 3dsmax 2016


Autodesk® 3ds Max® and Autodesk® 3ds Max® Design software provide powerful, integrated 3D modelling, animation and rendering that enable artists and designers to focus more energy on creative, rather than technical challenges. The products share core technology, but offer specialised toolsets for game developers, visual effects artists and motion graphics artists along with other creative professionals working in the media design industry on the one hand; and architects, designers, engineers and visualisation specialists on the other.

Find out more about, or Purchase Autodesk 3ds Max

Post-3dsmax Training support

All delegates are eligible to email support for up to 30 days from Sprunt Media.

How much does the 3dsmax 2016 training course cost?

Our standard pricing for our training is £350.00 per delegate per day.

Reduced online booking cost are as follows-

1 delegate: £250 per delegate per day

Further discounts are available for group bookings.

Please call for more information on group prices. 0207 833 5253

Can I upgrade to a work experience course?


Yes, the abililty to upgrade is available simply by applying and paying the extra cost.

The above prices do not include VAT.

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